Mourning

Hamakom ynachem etchem btoch shar availai tziyon ee yerushalayim.” May God comfort you among all the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.

Have you suffered a loss and need immediate pastor attention? Please call (516) 482-7800, wait for the announcement to begin, then press 6. Your call will be directed appropriately.

Temple Israel of Great Neck extends its deepest condolences to those who have lost a loved one. Our Clergy  are humbled to avail themselves for funerals and unveilings, and it is our duty to provide prayer books and “shiva chairs” for those in need.  Our Yad B’Yad committee will deliver meals and or needed items to our mourners’ homes.    

Everyone who has suffered a loss can use emotional support.  If you would like to make an appointment to speak with one of our rabbis, please call the office (516) 482-7800 for a confidential appointment. 

Temple Israel has also proudly partnered with the Sid Jacobson JCC’s Partners in Caring.  Call 516.484.1545 ext. 196 to speak confidentially with a social worker, Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm. To speak with someone 24 hours/7 days a week, contact the Long Island Crisis Center, 516.679.1111.